Special FocusSurgical Technique of the VANTAGE Total Ankle ArthroplastyValderrabano, Victor MD, PhD*; Nunley, James A. MD†; DeOrio, James K. MD†; Easley, Mark E. MD†; Alsayel, Faisal MD*; Herrera, Mario MD‡; Wiewiorski, Martin MD§Author Information *SWISS ORTHO CENTER, Schmerzklinik Basel, Swiss Medical Network, Basel §Head Foot & Ankle Unit, Orthopaedic and Trauma Department, Kantonsspital Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland †Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Durham, NC ‡Head Foot & Ankle Unit, Orthopaedic Department, University of La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain V.V., J.A.N., J.K.D., and M.E.E. are co-inventors of the Vantage TAA. Address correspondence and reprint requests to Victor Valderrabano, MD, PhD, SWISS ORTHO CENTER, Schmerzklinik Basel, Swiss Medical Network, Hirschgässlein 15, Basel 4010, Switzerland. E-mail: [email protected]. Techniques in Foot & Ankle Surgery: March 2020 - Volume 19 - Issue 1 - p 3-9 doi: 10.1097/BTF.0000000000000255 Buy Metrics Abstract The VANTAGE total ankle arthroplasty is a novel anatomic mobile or fixed-bearing total ankle arthroplasty with a good and simple instrumentation giving to surgeons a safe implantation ventral approach technique. Our first cases report a successful functional outcome for patients, with or without additional surgeries, and without very early complications. Copyright © 2019 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.